Resort Stats

Key Contact Info


Boyne Resorts  (

Facts and Figures

  • Summit Elevation: 4,237 feet
  • Maine's tallest winter resort, second highest peak, and the largest ski area east of the Rocky Mountains
  • Sugarloaf's Snowfields are the only lift-serviced, above-treeline skiing in the East
  • Base Elevation: 1,417 feet 
  • Vertical Drop: 2,820 feet
  • 1,240 developed, skiable acres, the most in the East.
  • 162 trails and glades
  • Green Circle: 34 trails/23% of total trails
  • Blue Square: 49 trails/34%
  • Black Diamond: 39 trails/27%
  • Double-Black Diamond: 24 trails/16%
  • Glades: 28 glades/19% (included in the above)
  • Longest Trail: Tote Road - 3.5 miles from summit to base
  • Snowmaking: 618 acres of coverage
  • 20-Year Average Annual Snowfall: 197 inches
  • Nordic Trails: 90 km
  • 12 Lifts: 2 SuperQuads, 3 high-capacity quads, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 2 surface lifts
  • Lift Capacity: 19,348 skiers per hour
  • Length of Winter Season: November through early May
  • Hours of Operation: Lower lifts open at 8:00 am, main mountain lifts open at 8:30 am. Lifts close at 3:45 pm.

Online Resources

Environmental Initiatives

Sugarloaf is committed to preserving the natural beauty of Maine's western mountains and our environment as a whole. Through innovative programs involving waste management, community outreach, bio-fuels, waste water treatment, and low energy snowmaking, Sugarloaf has been recognized and certified as a leader in the resort industry. Click here for additional information on Sugarloaf's environmental initiatives.

Carrabassett Valley Academy

A private middle/high school located at the base of Sugarloaf Mountain, CVA offers a unique balance of college preparatory academics and competitive ski and snowboard training. CVA has produced 11 Olympians, 10 X-Games competitors, 6 world champions, 83 national champions, 21 NCAA and USCSA All-Americans, and 34 National Team Members, including Seth Wescott, Bode Miller, Emily Cook, Mark Fawcett, Alex Tuttle, and Jeremy Cota. For more information, visit